Robert E. Gilbert

Of Counsel




University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1966

University of Michigan, B.A.

Bar Admissions

Robert Gilbert's practice focuses on real estate finance and eventually evolved to a specialty in the tax exempt finance of hospitals and low and moderate income housing. He also has served as an adjunct professor at the Wayne State University Law School and the University of Michigan Business School.  

Prior to becoming of counsel, he served as a Managing Director, Chair of the Board of Managing Directors and as the firm's first CEO. His efforts now focus on strategic counseling.


Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law 1983-present

Who's Who in America

Michigan Super Lawyers, Real Estate 2006, 2007

State Bar of Michigan, Champion of Justice Award 2003

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan

Washtenaw County Bar Association


Wayne State University Law School, Adjunct Professor of Law, Real Estate Finance, 1983-89

The University of Michigan School of Business, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Business Law, 1986